The Age of Revelation, Or, The Age of Reason Shewn to be an Age of Infidelity. by Elias Boudinot. Publication date Topics divine, author. The Age of Revelation has 8 ratings and 1 review. Samuel said: Boudinot wrote this response to Thomas Paine’s Age of Reason disappointed Elias Boudinot. A PEOPLE WHO MEAN TO BE THEIR OWN GOVERNORS MUST. ARM THEMSELVES WITH THE POWER WHICH KNOWLEDGE GIVES. THE AGE OF.

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If these circumstances did not constitute the Apostles the most proper historians to record the life, actions and doctrines of their master, and do not operate as a strong confirmation of the facts they relate, I know not what human testimony, can amount to proof: That he should perfect and fulfil the law — be a stone of stumbling and rock dlias offence to many; and that the Gentiles should submit to his government.

Tracy marked it as to-read Feb 20, Jaffreelisted Elias Boudinot as one of the Christian founding fathers whose views contributed to the First Amendment to the United States Constitution.

Isaiah, when addressing an highly favoured, though obstinate and sinful nation — “a people loaded with iniquity — a seed of evil doers — children who were corrupted. In the meantime, as has been observed by an able writer, ‘let critics and learned men of all kinds, have full liberty to examine the sacred books This is the only rational account of the prevalence of so strange a mode of worshipping the beneficent Creator of the Heavens and the earth, unaccountable in any other view than as it was designed to show forth the great sacrifice of the Messiah, in offering himself up for the sins of his people.

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The books called the Gospels, were net ekias cause, but the effects of the belief of Christianity in the first ages: That generation informed Boudinot and doubtless formed many of his views.

Claude rated it really liked it Oct 23, Michael Berkompas added it Apr 24, This is the subject of rational inquiry, and of conviction, from the conclusive nature of the boudinlt They urge in all their teachings, the strictest attention to truth, and threaten the severest displeasure of Almighty God against falsehood, dissimulation and hypocrisy.


When I first took up this treatise [Thomas Paine’s The Age of Reason ], I considered it as one of those vicious and absurd publications, filled with ignorant declamation and ridiculous representations of simple facts, the reading of which, with attention, would be an undue waste of time; but afterwards, finding it often the subject of conversation, in all ranks of society; and knowing the author to be generally plausible in his language, and very artful in turning the clearest truths into ridicule, I determined to read it, with an honest design of impartially examining into its real merits.

Patricia Coble rated it really liked it Apr 01, That it is necessary to keep all intelligences in the love of order, and obedience to his righteous laws. Mahomet made his laws, not to curb, but humor the genius of the people; they were therefore altered and repealed from the same causes. From thence to the designation of the family in which he was to be born, was years.

Sonnerat, adore three principal deities, Brouma, Chiven and Vichenou, who are still but one.

On the reverse is an inscription in the Magogian language, and translated by the colonel into Latin, thus: It ought not to be omitted here, that the whole plan of the Gospel, as delivered by these historians, is far superior to the natural abilities, of men so ignorant and unlettered, as were the planners and preachers of it — at the same time, they boldly declare, that every real professor shall experience in himself such powerful effects from a conformity to its doctrines and precepts, as that they should become uncontrovertible evidence to him, that God is their author.

He set out his Christian viewpoint in The Age of Revelation excerpted belowwhich was a pamphlet, written as a letter to his daughter into uphold Christian beliefs and to refute Thomas Paine’s pamphlet The Age of Reason which advocated “the religion of nature” and sought to discredit the accuracy and infallibility of the Bible. Newly typeset and published as a smythe-sewn not glued hardback with a beautifully designed dust jacket, this limited edition is the finest version of this valuable work that you will find.


They greatly boast of Abraham, and call their religion, the religion of Abraham. For you I have written. Let them behold what passes in the world around them, and they will be satisfied, that the prevailing wickedness of mankind, can be traced to no other source.

The Age of Revelation, Or, The Age of Reason Shewn to be an Age of Infidelity

The serpent symbolized the Son, or first divine emanation from the Supreme. Paine’s only elective office was in France.

I was so enthused about this book my daughter was inspired to pick it up. The Almighty hath not left himself without a witness, amidst the degrading superstitions and the false philosophy of the degenerate Asiatics. Narbardia — Pompeditha and Soria, besides several other places famous for learning.

Elias Boudinot’s “Age of Revelation”

A direct incorporation took place in the first instance, by making the reputed founder, celestially begotten. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Holli marked it as to-read Feb 14, Showing of 1 reviews.

W HEN the warm and sincere affection, of a fond and anxious parent, is strongly manifested, by the interest he takes in the improvement and welfare of if beloved child; when it appears that, to promote her best interests, neither cares nor labour, even in an advanced and infirm age, will be spared; it may be hoped, that a corresponding temper of mind, may lead her to revlation the truth in a more clear and convincing light, especially when urged and incalcated by exertions of so tender a nature.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In travelling, by sea and land — in eating and drinking — in ploughing and sowing; do they all, with one accord, exercise this virtue in its full extent: Johannes Solano marked it as to-read Jul 13,